When did it happen? It may occur after age 40. Career change at that age could provide higher status, greater opportunity and a better title. Unexpected situations could mean uncertainty at time when earning power is growing. If so, then it warrants concern.
Obvious age discrimination possibilities could be precarious for a
career change after 50. Our own perception may bring out anxiety that
doesn’t need to be there. If you are over 50, career change can be more
of a challenge. Yet, you can succeed in finding a new rewarding
experience. You just need the right attitude and motivation.